How to Install GBA SP IPS Screen

The Game Boy Advance is still my favourite handheld, even though the Switch is a good contender.  The best way, in my opinion, to play GBA games is on the GBA SP. The SP was the last Game Boy capable of playing GBA, GB & GBC games. I’ve got a GBA SP modded with an…

Wii U Hacking Guide for 2020 | Complete Guide

This guide will walk you through all the steps needed to mod your Wii U. We will be going from a stock Wii U to a fully hacked console. Why should you hack your Wii U? Hacking your Wii U offers you a whole range of benefits including: – Homebrew & Emulators Game backups helping…

Disgaea 4 Complete+ Review Nintendo Switch

Disgaea 4 Complete+ Review – Nintendo Switch Disgaea 4 complete+ is a strategy role-playing game and part of a series I am very fond of, so I was quite excited to hear that my favourite entry in the series was coming to Nintendo Switch. Disgaea 4 complete+ is technically the 4th time Disgaea 4 has…

Game Boy Advance SP to AGS 101 conversion

With a few simple modifications, you can convert your standard Game Boy Advance SP from a regular, front-lit AGS-001 to a Backlit AGS-101. Also, a benefit of the modification is the backlit screen is actually slightly brighter than a stock AGS-101. You will not be able to use an existing front-lit screen, you will have…

How to spot fake Game Boy games

There are two main reasons that Game Boy games are ‘faked’. Reason 1 is the classic problem with all digital media; Piracy! The second is for reproduction purposes, this includes things like fan translated games that never got a release outside of Japan, Rom hacks & Unreleased games and prototypes.  Personally, I can understand, and…

How to fix worn PS4 controller analog sticks

The DualShock 4 is a fantastic reimagining of the classic PlayStation controller and feels great in the hand, however, it has one really annoying design flaw. The rubberized tops of the analog sticks tend to tear themselves apart, especially with prolonged use. This happens because the hard plastic of the analog sticks pushes upwards into…

Complete repair guide for Game Boy games.

Has your Game Boy Game stopped working? Is there a problem saving, garbled display or just a plain white screen? In this guide I have listed all the methods I know on how to resurrect failing and broken Game Boy cartridges. The good news is most CAN be saved! So, how do you repair a…

Make your Nintendo Switch’s battery last longer

The Nintendo Switch is currently the best way to play home console quality gaming on the go. The main problem with on the go gaming is one that’s been around since the Game Boy: Battery life. Since the Game Boy days technology has come a long way and luckily for us Nintendo have been including…